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Median Expected Price Change in Next 12 Months, By State, Based on February-April 2016 Surveys

In the monthly REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey, the National Association of REALTORS® asks members “In the neighborhood or area where you make most of your sales, what are your expectations for residential property prices over the next year?” Among...

Buyer and Seller Traffic Conditions by State in February‒April 2016

In the monthly REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey, the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) asks members to rate the past month’s buyer and seller traffic in the neighborhood or area where they make most of their sales. NAR compiles the responses...

Contracts Typically Settled in 41 Days in March 2016

Among contracts that closed in March 2016, the median number of days to close a contract was 39 days, slightly up from 36 days in July 2015 when NAR first started tracking this information in this survey, according to...

Asians in Real Estate

May is the Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, so in a series of blogs, we look at some demographic and real estate data regarding the Asian population.[1] In the previous blogs, we looked at demographic and homeownership among Asians. In...

In What States Did Properties Sell Quickly in January–March 2016?

In the monthly REALTORS® Confidence Index Survey, the National Association of REALTORS® asks members “For the last house that you closed in the past month, how long was it on the market from listing time to the time the...